Collections in the Spotlight

A chance to see special items from our Collections

01 February - 30 September 2015

Ever wanted to learn more about the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust’s collections? Collections in the Spotlight gives you a chance to see temporary displays of objects that are usually tucked away in our archives. 

You can find out even more about the objects on display in special 15 minute talks held throughout the year. Keep checking back for more details!


Collections in the Spotlight Objects 

April - September
Hall's Croft - a display of items including John Hall's signet ring and seal impression, a urine flask and a copy of Doctor Hall’s observations.

Shakespeare's Birthplace - Learn about the Victorians' restoration of the Birthplace during the late 1800s from our special display in the hall. Catch a fascinating talk to find out even more; every Tues and Thurs throughout October at 12pm & 2pm.


This activity is included in admission and all houses tickets are valid for 12 months, so you can really make the most of the Summer holidays with free return visits!